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South Lancaster, Massachusetts RN Programs

Get your RN degree in South Lancaster, MA - online & campus-based options available.
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Registered Nurse Degree Info

Which schools offer South Lancaster RN Programs?

RN programs (both campus-based & online RN courses) are medical training programs offered by universities, vocational or technical schools, and community or junior colleges. Some hospitals even offer registered nursing training as an RN diploma.

How do I become an licensed RN?

Each state sets its own RN requirements. In order to earn your RN license, you must pass the NCLEX® examination. The NCLEX® is a comprehensive nursing exam that can only be taken by graduates of a nursing program approved by your state's board of nursing.

Do I need to complete an LPN program before I go to college to get an RN Degree?

No you don't need to complete LPN training before you can get your RN license. An accredited RN Associate Degree program takes 2 years. You can earn your RN Diploma in 3 years. (BSN - 4 years, RN to BSN can be 2-3 years)

Free Nursing School in South Lancaster?

The education necessary to become an RN is valuable, and registered nurses make really good money in Massachusetts. However, students can lower the cost of RN school with financial aid. There are numerous grants and nursing school scholarships in Massachusetts. They might not make your RN degree free but it can at least be more affordable.

Contact one of the accredited nursing schools listed here to get information about the financial aid you qualify for. Find out more about online nursing schools in Massachusetts.

RN Job Description

Registered nurses (RNs), regardless of specialty or work setting, treat patients, educate patients and the public about various medical conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients' family members. RNs record patients' medical histories and symptoms, help perform diagnostic tests and analyze results, operate medical machinery, administer treatment and medications, and help with patient follow-up and rehabilitation.

Top RN Schools Near You

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Atlantic Union College
338 Main St.
South Lancaster, Massachusetts 1561
Quinsigamond Community College
670 West Boylston Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 1606
Fitchburg State College
160 Pearl St.
Fitchburg, Massachusetts 1420
University of Massachusetts - Worcester
365 Plantation Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 1605
Becker College
61 Sever Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 1609
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
19 Foster Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 1608
Worcester State College
486 Chandler Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 1602
Anna Maria College
50 Sunset Lane
Paxton, Massachusetts 1612
Massachusetts Bay Community College
19 Flagg Drive
Framingham, Massachusetts 1702
Mount Wachusett Community College
444 Green St.
Gardner, Massachusetts 1440
Regis College
235 Wellesley Street
Weston, Massachusetts 2493
University of Massachusetts
883 Broadway Street
Lowell, Massachusetts 1854
Middlesex Community College
33 Kearney Square
Lowell, Massachusetts 1852
Boston College
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 2467
Lawrence Memorial / Regis College Nursing Program
170 Governors Avenue
Medford, Massachusetts 2155
Roxbury Community College
1234 Columbus Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 2120
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Ave.
Boston, Massachusetts 2115
Simmons College
300 The Fenway
Boston, Massachusetts 2115
MGH Institute of Health Professions
36 First Avenue
Charlestown, Massachusetts 2129
Bunker Hill Community College
250 New Rutherford Avenue
Charlestown, Massachusetts 2129